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Ways to Advocate for Yourself at the Doctor

Kevin Windom, MD, offers advice for patients experiencing pelvic pain and tips on how to prepare for an appointment with a healthcare provider.

Many patients with endometriosis can spend years getting an accurate diagnosis. In this video, Kevin Windom, MD, offers advice for patients experiencing pelvic pain and tips on how to prepare for an appointment with a healthcare provider.

Medically reviewed in January 2020.

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